PA Vacancy

Personal Assistant (Ref: 4328)

Personal Assistant

16 hours per week Ref 4328

Hourly Rate: £7.83 per hour

Please note this is not a Gateshead Council job, you will be employed by an individual who requires these services.

A personal assistant is required to work in the Birtley area of Gateshead to support a physically disabled man during evenings, weekends and when necessary provide cover for holiday and sickness.  Working pattern to be agreed.

The applicant must possess a clean driving license and must be willing to use their own car.  A car allowance will be paid for the number of miles travelled during working hours to undertake the duties of this role.

The main duties of this position include providing support to the employer in his own home with personal care, accessing social activities (including swimming and going to the cinema) along with meal preparation, cooking, and all aspects of domestic work, as well as supporting with evening routines.

An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check is required for this position (expense to be met to the employer).

For an application or for further information, please contact the Direct Payments Team at directpaymentenquiries@gateshead.gov.uk or 0191 433 2314.